silicosis

Establishment of Tshiamiso Trust for silicosis compensation gains momentum

The Tshiamiso Trust, which is being established to ensure meaningful compensation for eligible gold mine workers in South Africa that contracted silicosis or tuberculosis, is gaining momentum.
Gem diamonds

Gem Diamonds recovers 100 diamonds larger than 100 carats

“The operational results were characterised by the achievement of all guided operational metrics and the recovery of 11 large diamonds," - Clifford Elphick.
platinum

Big 5 platinum investment products to be launched

Prestige Bullion, a JV between the South African Mint and Rand Refinery, will deliver a new range of physical platinum investment products.
Amplats

Amplats declares force majeure as it repairs converter plant

Anglo American Platinum, or Amplats, has declared force majeure to customers, suppliers of third-party purchase of concentrate and suppliers of tolling material following the temporary shutdown of the entire Anglo Converter Plant (ACP) at the Waterval smelter in Rustenburg.
unemployment

How the Employment Equity Amendment Bill will affect your business

South Africa is facing a double dilemma right now in terms of unemployment and skills. It has one of the highest unemployment rates in the world.
Orion Prieska

Orion Minerals subsidiary granted EA for mining in South Africa

Orion Minerals has announced Vardocube has been granted an EA for mining by the South African Department of Mineral Resources and Energy.
lithium

Plenty of lithium prospects for Prospect Resources

Recovering lithium prices from the negative perception of a slower consumer uptake for electric vehicles has not affected ASX-listed Prospect Resources.
video

Will Tito Mboweni endure public sector fightback?

Dr Azar Jammine, Director and Chief Economist at Econometrix, breaks down Tito Mboweni’s Budget highlighting the massive cuts in public sector wage bills.
video

South Africa’s economy dire in comparison to rest of Africa

Dr Azar Jammine highlights the economic disparity between South Africa, West Africa and East Africa and how this could be an opportunity for South Africa.
Minerals Council

Minerals Council takes firm stance against woman abuse

The Minerals Council South Africa has launched a campaign to address sexual and gender-based violence and harassment on South Africa’s mines and in mining and labour-sending communities.

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